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Chloe Moretz has gained one very cool mom, which will make her dilemma at the heart of “If I Stay” all that more difficult. Deadline reports “The Killing” star Mireille Enos has signed on to RJ Cutler’s adaptation of Gayle Forman’s bestselling YA novel, about one teenage girl’s fight for survival. Moretz will play the role of Mia, a young classical musician with an adoring family and rocker boyfriend. When she and her entire family are in a catastrophic car accident, she finds herself on the edge of death andRead More
James Badge Dale, one of our Faces to Watch in 2013, is among a large group of new cast additions to JFK assassination drama “Parkland”, which has begun principal photography in Austin, Texas. Jackie Earle Haley, Colin Hanks, David Harbour and Ron Livingston have also jumped aboard in Peter Landesman‘s directorial debut, which already boasted Zac Efron, Marcia Gay Harden, Paul Giamatti, Billy Bob Thornton, Jeremy Strong and Jacki Weaver in its large ensemble cast. Landesman wrote the script and will make his feature directorial debut on the film whichRead More
Ryan Reynolds, Mireille Enos and Scott Speedman will star in psychological thriller “The Queen of the Night”, according to Deadline. Reynolds and Enos play parents of an abducted girl who begin receiving disturbing clues eight years after her disappearance, which they believe may lead to her still being found alive. Speedman will play a police officer working on the case. “The Devil’s Knot” helmer Atom Egoyan will direct early next year in Ontario. Enos, who broke out playing Detective Linden on AMC series “The Killing”, is reuniting with Egoyan hereRead More
If you learned about how to survive a horde of zombies from “The Walking Dead”, you might be in trouble if you found yourself in the world of Marc Forster’s “World War Z.” Brad Pitt makes for an unexpected action hero in the first trailer for the film based on the novel of the same name, in which zombies are less slow amblers and more super fast, furious predators. Oh yeah, and there’s so many of them they literally pile up on top of each other in their quest toRead More
While “The Killing” remains in limbo waiting to see if someone other than AMC will pick it up for a third season, star Mireille Enos continues to build her film resume. She has joined the cast of David Ayer’s “Ten”, according to Deadline. Enos rounds out a cast that is led by Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sam Worthington, as well as Terrence Howard, Malin Akerman, Olivia Williams, Joe Manganiello, Dawn Olivieri and Max Martini. The film also has the working title of “Breacher” while it’s unclear at this point which titleRead More
“The Killing” star Mirelle Enos continues to build an intriguing big screen resume, with Deadline reporting her latest get is a role in West Memphis 3 drama “The Devil’s Knot”, which already has Colin Firth and Reese Witherspoon attached to star. Witherspoon, Firth and Enos all play real life figures who orbit around the trio of Damien Echols, Jason Baldwin and Jessie Misskelley, widely believed to be wrongly convicted of killing three young boys in 1994. They were finally freed in 2011 after years of high profile support in theRead More
The Marvel universe continues to get infused with fresh blood as new faces join the steadily forward marching Avengers franchise. Rebecca Hall was the latest to sign on to star opposite Robert Downey, Jr. in “Iron Man 3”, and today Variety reports James Badge Dale will also get the distinction of becoming part of the Marvel family, joining the film in a pivotal villainous role. Shane Black will begin directing the second sequel to the saga of Tony Stark, and Dale will be joining the likes of “Iron Man” veteransRead More
Sorry Ben Foster, Paul Dano and Milo Ventigmilia. It looks like out of that original shortlist, only Aaron Paul has made it to the next level of testing for the role of son-to-Bruce Willis John McClane, Jr. in “A Good Day to Die Hard, to be directed by John Moore in Russia early next year. But he still doesn’t have the part yet, as Deadline reports three more contestants have entered the ring: Liam Hemsworth (who is all over these high profile shortlists lately), James Badge Dale and DJ Cotrona.Read More
It’s always great to see someone from “The Hurt Locker” other than Jeremy Renner getting a well deserved career boost, so we are happy to report, via Variety, that Anthony Mackie has landed a pivotal supporting role in 1940’s set mob thriller “Gangster Squad” alongside Ryan Gosling, Sean Penn and Josh Brolin. In the Will Beall-scripted crime drama based on a true story, Penn will be notorious Los Angeles mobster Mickey Cohen, a charismatic figure who was also a bit of a celebrity, even being featured in a Life MagazineRead More
It’s one breakthrough after another for Mireille Enos. After years on television and finally a breakout role starring in AMC’s hit new series “The Killing”, the 36 year old has nabbed one hell of a feature film debut. THR reports Enos will be playing Karin Lane, the wife of Brad Pitt’s character Gerard Lane in the Marc Forster-directed zombie apocalyptic thriller “World War Z”. There had been some speculation that the film, based on the Max Brooks novel of the same name, might not get made, due mostly to itsRead More